Volume 11 - Issue 7 - July 2012

Consultant for Pediatricians

Cough
Cough
04/16/2014

LINDA S. NIELD, MD
West Virginia University

DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD
Wayne State University

Dr Nield is associate professor of pediatrics and pediatrics residency program director at West Virginia University School of Medicine in Morgantown. Dr Kamat is professor of pediatrics at Wayne State University School of Medicine and vice chair of education at Children’s Hospital of Michigan in Detroit.

LINDA S. NIELD, MD West Virginia University DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD Wayne State Unive...
Typically, chronic cough is a lingering manifestation of a viral upper respiratory tract infection; other, more serious causes—such as asthma, upper airway disorders, or gastroesophageal reflux—must also be...
04/16/2014
torticollis
torticollis
07/10/2012

NIRAV SHASTRI, MD and MILTON FOWLER, MD
Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics, University of Missouri–Kansas City

Dr Shastri is associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Missouri–Kansas City and Dr Fowler is director and section chief in the department of pediatrics, Tom Watson Emergency Department, at Children’s Mercy Hospital South, Overland Park, Kansas.

KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC––Series Editor: Dr Barber is a consultant dermatologist at Alberta Children’s Hospital and clinical associate professor of medicine and community health sciences at the University of Calgary in Alberta.

NIRAV SHASTRI, MD and MILTON FOWLER, MD Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics, Universi...
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07/10/2012
torticollis
torticollis
07/10/2012

Case and images courtesy of Thaddeus W. Herliczek, MD, MS, 
Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI.

Case and images courtesy of Thaddeus W. Herliczek, MD, MS, Warren Alpert School of...
<P><STRONG><IMG style="MARGIN: 5px; FLOAT: left" src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1207CFP_ePQHerli_QuesFg.jpg" width=90 height=90></STRONG>A 4-week-old girl is...
07/10/2012
avascular necrosis
avascular necrosis
07/10/2012

ANNA TSIKOURIS, MD
SHELLEY WELLS COLLINS, MD
University of Florida, Shands Hospital for Children, Gainesville

ANNA TSIKOURIS, MD SHELLEY WELLS COLLINS, MD University of Florida, Shands Hospital for...
A 2 1/2-year-old boy was brought to the emergency department because of fever, cough, lower abdominal pain, and dysuria.
07/10/2012
spondylolysis
spondylolysis
07/10/2012

E. MICHAEL VILLAREAL, MD and MARTHA HELLEMS, MD
University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville

E. MICHAEL VILLAREAL, MD and MARTHA HELLEMS, MD University of Virginia School of Medici...
<p class="p1"><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1207CFP_PCSpondylo_B.jpg" width="90" height="90" style="float: left; margin:...
07/10/2012
teething
teething
07/10/2012

Rini Sahewalla, MD
Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit

Rini Sahewalla, MDChildren’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit
<p class="p1"><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1207CFP_PCNatalTeeth.jpg" width="90" height="90" style="float: left; margin:...
07/10/2012
MRSA
MRSA
07/10/2012

BENJAMIN C. LEE, MD
and KELLY R. HILDEBRAND, MD
University of Texas Southwestern

Dr Lee is assistant professor of pediatrics at University of Texas Southwestern and pediatric hospitalist at Children’s Medical Center, both in Dallas. Dr Hildebrand senior pediatric resident at University of Texas Southwestern and Children’s Medical Center.

BENJAMIN C. LEE, MD and KELLY R. HILDEBRAND, MD University of Texas Southwestern Dr Le...
On the third day of hospitalization for lethargy and respiratory distress after smoke inhalation during a house fire, a 2-month-old girl became febrile, with a temperature of 38.5ºC (101.3ºF).
07/10/2012
nevus sebaceous
nevus sebaceous
07/10/2012

ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD—Series Editor 
STEWART P. ADAMS, MD, and NATHAN HOY
Alberta Children’s Hospital

Dr Adams is a dermatologist and clinical associate professor of medicine at the University of Calgary. Mr Hoy is a medical student at the University of Alberta.

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD—Series Editor: Dr Leung is clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary.

ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD—Series Editor  STEWART P. ADAMS, MD, and NATHAN HOY Albe...
A 4-year-old boy with asymptomatic lesion on his scalp since birth.
07/10/2012
Rash
Rash
07/10/2012

JOE R. MONROE, PA-C, MPAS
Tulsa, Okla

Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD––Series Editor: Dr Kamat is professor of pediatrics at Wayne State University in Detroit. He is also director of the Institute of Medical Education and vice chair of education at Children’s Hospital of Michigan, both in Detroit.

JOE R. MONROE, PA-C, MPAS Tulsa, OklaDeepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD––Series Editor: Dr Kamat ...
Two cases involving hand-foot-and-mouth disease are presented, featuring onychomadesis secondary to hand-foot-and-mouth disease, and an atypical rash.
07/10/2012
Meningococcus
Meningococcus
07/10/2012

SAMER H. A. ZAID KAYLANI, MD
University of Alabama School
of Medicine

AMANDA D. GRIFFIN, MD
OSVALDO REGUEIRA, MD
Texas Tech University, Amarillo

Dr Zaid Kaylani is a hematology/oncology fellow in the department of pediatrics at University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham. Dr Griffin is assistant professor in general pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo. Dr Regueira is associate professor in the department of pediatrics, division of hematology/oncology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo.

SAMER H. A. ZAID KAYLANI, MD University of Alabama School of Medicine AMANDA D. GRIFFI...
A 3-month-old boy was transferred from a local emergency department with a diagnosis of acute gastroenteritis and mild dehydration after failing an oral fluid challenge.
07/10/2012
eye injury
eye injury
07/10/2012
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07/10/2012